Normal Body Temperature For Infants Armpit
979 f to 1004 f 366 c to 380 c axillary.
Normal body temperature for infants armpit. For infants 3 to 12 months old recommended options include a digital rectal axillary armpit or tympanic ear temperature measurement. A systematic review published in april 2000 in bmj found that there was wide variation between axillary and rectal temperatures. Although the average body temperature is 9860f 370c your normal body temperature might be slightly higher or lower. 964 f to 1004 f 358 c to 380 c.
A normal body temperature for infants aged 02. Heres what you need to know. The normal body temperature ranges using these devices are. A common definition for fever using the rectal method is 1004 f while for the axillary method its 993 f.